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Published August 8th, 2013 - 12:05AM
The state of Washington has an opportunity to expand our ports and to secure the region’s position as a global trade leader for decades.
Published August 4th, 2013 - 12:05AM
Every so often, I welcome a reminder of why I do something. Although it was news that left me unsettled when I read about an iconic Puyallup bulb farm that was being considered for develop-ment, one of my values was reinforced.
Published August 2nd, 2013 - 12:05AM
John F. Kennedy once said, “Let us not seek the Republican answer or the Democratic answer, but the right answer.”
Published July 25th, 2013 - 12:05AM
You might decide to buy a house that needs a few repairs or a new roof, but what if the property had a “toxic cleanup site” sign in the backyard? Simpson Lumber Co. took a risk like that when it bought the local pulp and paper mill in 1985.
Published July 19th, 2013 - 12:05AM
In Washington state and across our country, Americans are sick of congressional gridlock. It’s gotten so bad that one of the favorite measuring tools in Washington, D.C. – approval ratings – now peg the public’s approval of Congress at a measly 10 percent.
Published May 30th, 2013 - 4:08PM
You see the horrific stories in the news too often.